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Minor Amendments To The Housing (Scotland) Act 1987 (C 26)

Volume 130: debated on Wednesday 30 March 1988

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Amendments made: No. 98, in page 59, line 10, at end insert—

`14A In section 250 (repairs grants in housing action areas), in subsection (7), in paragraph (b) for "249(5)" there shall be substituted "250(5)".'.

No. 14, in page 59, line 14, at end insert—

'16A. In section 268 (notice of determination) in subsection (4) for the words "1 to 3" and "281, 283 and 284(1)" respectively there shall be substituted the words "2, 3 and 7", and "282, 284 and 285.'

No. 15, in page 59, line 14, at end insert—

`16AA. In section 281 (effect of repurchase on certain existing tenancies) in subsection (2)(b) for the words "34(1)(d) of the Tenants Rights Etc. (Scotland) Act 1980" there shall be substituted the words "9(1)(d) of the Rent (Scotland) Act 1984".'.

No. 99, in page 59, line 14, at end insert—

'16A. In section 276 (repurchase by authority other than local authority), in subsection (3), in paragraph (a), for '21' there shall be substituted '20'.'.

No. 16, in page 59, line 21, after '1980', insert

`(notice that tenancy is to be a protected shorthold tenancy)'.

No. 17, in page 59, line 22, after '1984', insert

`(notice that the tenancy is to be a short tenancy'.

No. 18, in page 59, line 22, at end insert—

`18A. In section 285 (request for tenancy under section 282 or 283) in subsection (1)(a) for the words "paragraph 4" there shall be substituted the words "paragraph 3".'.

No. 19, in page 59, line 25, at end insert—

`19A. In section 338 (interpretation) in the definition of "standard amenities" for "244(5)" there shall be substituted "244(6)".'.

United Nations precedents offer the best guarantee that the No. 20, in page 59, line 30, after '8', insert

'(as the case may be)'.

No. 21, in page 59, line 31, at end insert—

'20A. In Schedule 20 (assistance by way of repurchase) in paragraph 3 for the words "a notice" there shall be substituted the words "an offer to purchase".'.—[Lord James Douglas-Hamilton.]